A three week pop-up exhibition, Bloom/Drown explores the beauty found within beginnings and endings, and the states of growth and decay we experience; both in our surroundings, and within ourselves. From Nov.2-23
OPENING RECEPTION WITH THE ARTIST
Saturday, November 2nd, 7 to 10pm
EXCLUSIVE LIVE PERFORMANCE: JAY WEINBERG & STEPHEN BRODSKY (CAVE IN)
One night only, free at the gallery, Saturday, November 16th, 9pm
In an age where everyone carries a phone in their pocket and considers themselves a photographer, Instagram and Twitter provide more up-to-date imagery than newspapers; appropriation of photographs has become commonplace; how do we define photography and photographers? When we retouch, manipulate and composite photographs into imagery that bares little to no resemblance to the original, are we allowed to still call it a photograph? Utilizing the powerful ground-breaking work of Jerry Uelsmann and Maggie Taylor as a starting point, this conference seeks to push the boundaries of photography's possibilities...